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Aug 25, 2011 5:30pm PDT
like without the guy who shaped it, steve jobs. >>> and later, what we're learning about how moammar gadhafi lived. richard engel takes us inside his compound to see what they found. >>> in his own way steve jobs has changed the world, he made computers work for us, he made our music portable and he taught us to play songs by swirling our fingers in a circular motion and to open a book on the web. steve jobs resigned as ceo yesterday because his health won't let him continue. a look at the impact from steve jobs tonight. >> reporter: it's hard to remember what computers, music, phones or movies were like before this college dropout set up shop in his parents garage and invented with his buddy's help, a computer you could run in your house. imagine that. >> we worked hard and in ten years apple had grown from just the two of us in a garage to a $2 billion company with 4,000 employees. >> reporter: steve jobs pioneered home computing years before ibm, upended the music business with the ipod and i-tunes, killing cds. the ipad is changing our way of life and film animation pivots around
Aug 25, 2011 6:30pm EDT
changed our world. the question is what will apple be like without the guy who shaped it, steve jobs. >>> and tonight richard engel takes us inside moammar gadhafi's come pound to see what they found. could be working better. pound to see what they found. pound to see what they found. things your body doesn't use could be lingering in your system, causing discomfort. but activia has been shown in clinical studies to help with slow intestinal transit when consumed 3 times per day. 7 out of 10 doctors recommend activia. and the great taste is recommended by me! whose non-stop day starts with back pain... and a choice. take advil now and maybe up to four in a day. or choose aleve and two pills for a day free of pain. way to go, coach. ♪ [ slap! slap! slap! slap! slap! ] [ male announcer ] your favorite foods fighting you? fight back fast with tums. calcium rich tums goes to work in seconds. nothing works faster. ♪ tum tum tum tum tums [ grandpa ] relationships are the basis of everything. [ grandma ] relationships are life... if you don't have that thing that fills your heart a
Aug 7, 2011 5:30pm PDT
tomorrow. carl, back to you. >> problems on both sides of the atlantic tonight. steve, does this downgrade from s&p hit americans' pocketbooks at home or not? >> there's plenty of confusion and concern about that, carl. we've never been in a situation where the world's benchmark debt, the united states, has been downgraded. so anybody who claims to know what they're talking about here probably is making it up. there is concern, though, about interest rates, mortgage interest rates, credit card interest rates, some concern it may go up. but i will tell you, plenty of speculation that the market anticipated this and it will digest this latest bad news with pretty good evenness. >>> michelle and steve, thanks. >>> and there will be special coverage tonight on the markets beginning at 8:00 p.m. eastern time on cnbc. >>> tonight, we're learning more about the attack on a u.s. helicopter in afghanistan that claimed the lives of 30 americans in the deadliest single incident since the 10-year war began. for that, we go to nbc's attia abawi in kabul. good evening. >> reporter: good evenin
Aug 24, 2011 5:30pm PDT
have learned this evening that steve jobs, the visionary ceo of apple has resigned. jobs has been fighting pancreatic cancer since 2004. and in his resignation letter, he wrote, i have always said if there ever came a day where i could no longer meet my duties and expectations as apple's ceo i would be the first to let you know, unfortunately, he writes, that day has come. apple executive tim cook has been named the new ceo of apple effective immediately. >>> there's new research about alzheimer's disease. in research published tonight, doctors at the mayo clinic report that using certain brain scans they are getting closer to figuring out who will get alzheimer's before memory loss or other symptoms appear. nearly 5 million americans currently have alzheimer's. every 70 seconds someone develops the disease. as we reported here last night, pat summitt, the hall of fame basketball coach at the university of tennessee has revealed that she is in the early stages of alzheimer's at age 59. tonight msnbc's chris jansing has more on what happened when summit got her stunning diagnosis a
Aug 19, 2011 6:30pm EDT
victim, steve branch says he believes they did it. >> if these animals are released, you're just going to give the key to everybody that's on death row right now. >> reporter: today's deal insists that -- their lawyers say the state would never let them out if it was convinced of their guilt. the men say they'll never fight to prove their innocence, but many wonder who killed those boys. >>> america's largest bank plans to cut 3,500 job this is quarter and in a vast restructuring is said to be planning to cut thousands more. it's the story of our time, an economy in the doldrums and a nation in pain. nbc's chris jansing surveys the damage. >> don't make nobody walk over you. >> reporter: for half her life 82-year-old mary leeward has lived in this famous house in brooklyn. after refinancing, she couldn't keep up with the payments, the house was foreclosed and sold. outside, crowds gathered to support her. across the country in california, 35-year-old rosemary gutielle is on the verge of losing her home too. >> i went to college, i'm an educated woman and i thought at this point i
Aug 3, 2011 7:00pm EDT
hardware in san francisco. it survived the 1906 earthquake and fire, but second generation owner steve cornell worries about surviving this economy. >> sometimes i lose sleep at night wondering will i be able to fund my payroll tomorrow and how can i do it? i don't want the checks to bounce. >> reporter: a new survey out today from the national small business association found that 88% of business owners expect the economy to be flat or in a recession over the next 12 months. only 29% say they expect to hire in that time. >> because they're not hiring individuals don't see the chances for them to get jobs in the future, so they're not spending. >> i got a great resume. >> reporter: sharon tatra has been out of work since january 2010. her unemployment benefits run out in six weeks. >> i have to remain positive, and be able to write cover letters and promote myself and try to get a job and not be in the fetal position on the floor crying my eyes out like i'm tempted to do. >> reporter: without her benefits, she doesn't know how she'll pay her rent or buy food. >> you grow up thinking if
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